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Exercises and poems by Dutch scholars of the 17th and 18th centuries

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MS. Add. A. 35

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Exercises and poems by Dutch scholars of the 17th and 18th centuries, in Latin, Greek, and Dutch, some copies: specimens of which are:
  1. Fol. 3. 'Ad Ianum Broeckhousium ... epistola Io. Georgii Pritii ...', an elegiac poem, dated 'Amstelodami ... 1705'
  2. Fol. 9. 'In obitum Regis Britanniarum' Georgii i, 1727: beg. 'Dum lustrat princeps'
  3. Fols. 13, 15. two Latin poems by J. de Witt
  4. Fol. 32. 'In typographiam carmen seculare', in Sapphics
  5. Fol. 42. 'Epigrammata quædam Justi Rykewardi', copied in 1694
  6. Fol. 59. Obituary poems on Petrus Vlaming (d. 1733) by B. Huydecoper, in Latin and Dutch
  7. There are some translations and paraphrases of classical pieces. A full description and index are in the library in manuscript.

Dates

  • Written in several hands, chiefly of the first half of the 18th century

Extent

65 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 35, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 35

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20160

Overview

Exercises and poems by Dutch scholars of the 17th and 18th centuries

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 30146

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Probably acquired before 1860.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 3/8 × 8 1/8 in.
Title
Exercises and poems by Dutch scholars of the 17th and 18th centuries
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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